December 29, 2017

While the names may not land with the impact of recent winners Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron, there will be several new heads of state on the world scene as a result of 2018 elections.

 

November 20, 2017

While other serial killers were more prolific, Manson fascinated and horrified the public for his ability to influence others to do his murderous bidding. Several Manson Family members came from stable upbringings, homecoming queens and high school sports stars among t...

November 16, 2017

Zimbabwe has been thrown into uncertainly after 37 years of rule by Robert Mugabe. Here's a closer look at the long-ruling autocrat, his controversial wife, the commander who brought the military into Harare and the ousted vice-president who may have designs on becomin...

September 30, 2017

While Playboy's legacy in terms of sexuality and nudity will likely dominate the headlines in the wake of founder Hugh Hefner's death, Playboy Enterprises got involved in a host of ventures through the decades.

September 20, 2017

Perhaps no other man embodied the stature of boxing during a time it reigned as one of North America's most popular sports. LaMotta illustrated the visceral excitement, savagery and seediness of pugilism.

September 8, 2017

Peak one-minute sustained wind speed grabs media headlines, but forward wind speed, hurricane size and air pressure all play into the devastation a hurricane will ultimately leave in its wake

July 30, 2017

A handful of disturbing events occur at midways and amusement parks each past year, but media coverage may be distorting the frequency of mechanical failures.

June 16, 2017

There are legitimate concerns in Canada involving backlogs and a shortage of judges, among other issues. The Supreme Court's Jordan ruling has come to bear in some criminal cases involving very serious charges.

May 16, 2017

Chelsea Manning, now freed from a military prison, has impacted the U.S. military like few others in modern times.

 

 

June 4, 2016

There are a select number of athletes who are among the most beloved.

There are a select number among the most reviled ever.

Muhammad Ali was the only athlete in history to be on all of those lists.

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2018: The year in elections around the world

December 29, 2017

Charles Manson, cult leader and killer, dead at 83

November 20, 2017

Playboy Enterprises: For every success, a pipe dream

September 30, 2017

Hurricane Irma: What's in a wind record

September 8, 2017

Muhammad Ali, 1942-2016

June 4, 2016

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